Legionella Management

final installment of our 4 part series covering Legionella and its prevention.
In the third installment of the 4 part series covering Legionella basics and prevention, we will briefly review cooling tower water treatment methods designed to control Legionella. This is done by changing the conditions that are favorable for the bacterium’s growth.
This is the first part of a four-part series covering the basics of the bacterium Legionella and water treatment prevention methods for Legionella. This section will review the basics of Legionella.
Oxidizing biocides attack microorganisms by oxidizing the cell structure, disrupting nutrients from passing across the cell wall. The are effective in controlling microbiological activity in commercial cleaning, environmental hygiene, disinfection, and industrial/process water treatment activities.